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Gyeongju, South Korea
Reviewed June 21, 2014

I made reservations by phone for friday June 20th for the garden terrace buffet restaurant. I was surprised that the reservationist was only about the speak Korean but i worried that this might distract other non koreans from making reservations. Anyway, my Korean is good enough to make reservations. I wanted to sit on the Terrace but because of the...

2Thank chris a
Reviewed November 28, 2013

Hope, my review will save some of you, who is going to book this hotel. Well, will share my sad experience. Back home I Have ordered a superior double (very nice pics and description of the room, clean bathroom etc.) When I opened our room I was just shocked! Guys, I have never ever seen anything worse in a lifetime....

6Thank Mia F
Reviewed November 17, 2013

..placed in not strategical position, you have to catch a taxi to move everywhere, this couldn't be a problem because in Seoul, the taxi are cheaper than other city like Tokyo..it represents an ideal solution for staying in Gangnam area if you have business in there..the structure is not huge, it seems modern but the rooms are built in old-fashioned...

2Thank MattRules
Hong Kong, China
Reviewed August 25, 2013

This hotel definitely doesn't warrant a 5 star rating. On the negative side, the bathroom was mouldy, smelled funny and the water temperature was totally inconsistent. The bedroom itself was an OK size - we just got a standard room which was fine 2 adults + a toddler. It is an old hotel and the rooms are in need of...

2Thank AngusGHK
Reviewed August 4, 2013

Stayed their for 3 nights at the end of July 2013. Air conditioner shut off every couple of hours. Had to call the front desk each time. Not fun in the middle of the night when you have a toddler. We chose it for the advertised swimming pool and kids play room. Both were under construction and unavailable. The carpets...

2Thank J A
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed July 2, 2013

First of all the location is great. It's just nearby Sinsa station, 3 min walk. There are restaurants and bus station nearby as well. The bed is quite comfortable but the room is a lil small and old. The water pressure was fine but the cold and hot water was not consistent so you may feel hot and cold while...

Thank AbbyChin
Shizuoka, Japan
Reviewed May 7, 2013

How does this place have so many stars on Agoda? LIES! The shower had no water pressure, there was trash in our closet, our door was open when we got there... We were consistently unimpressed. There was wifi in the room which was nice, but the TV was awkwardly placed on a pole in the center of the room. This...

1Thank asmota
Reviewed October 30, 2012

We joined a Five Stars Tour and had to stay for 2 nights in this terrible hotel which does not even rate a 1 star. The hotel is poorly designed especially the lift lobby. There is only 3 small lifts for guests but 1 was being used by the maintenance staff to transport some hotel fixtures, thus the guests only...

3Thank SharrySingapore
Phnom Penh, Cambodia
Reviewed January 18, 2012

The breakfast was very poor, room had all necessary equipments, wi-fi was very slow, find other places, there were many better hotels around.

Thank River S
Orlando, FL
Reviewed December 1, 2011

The only reason I stay at this dump is because my the company I was consulting with put me there. Rooms are filthy and thrown together and falling apart. The Internet rarely works. The room included breakfast, which is a choice of omelette or scrambled eggs. Its supposed to be a buffet but they never have it. The water in...

7Thank sethrapaport
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about The Riverside Hotel

Address: 6, Gangnam-daero 107-gil, Seocho-gu, Seoul 06524, South Korea
Location: South Korea > Seoul
Price Range: $57 - $104 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Riverside Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 109
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Hotel Style:
#46 Spa Hotel in Seoul
#88 Luxury Hotel in Seoul
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travelers prefer

“Ask for 12th or 13th floor”
 of 5 bubbles Leigh48_13, Jul 14, 2016 | Read review
“make sure you choose one with a window and ask for a strong wifi signal”
 of 5 bubbles violn, Oct 27, 2015 | Read review
“pick another Hotel”
 of 5 bubbles sam0309, Sep 16, 2015 | Read review
“Find another hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles frankr850, Sep 28, 2014 | Read review
“We were on the 13th floor. Quiet and a decent view.”
  • bathroom door which didn't lock.  looked like someone tried to break it open
  • these marks were all over the room's floor and hallway
 of 5 bubbles 381JA, Aug 4, 2013 | Read review
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